Do Space makes certain high-demand equipment available to the public on a reservable basis. Do Space members may submit an advance equipment reservation request for the equipment listed below. Equipment is available in designated time blocks to ensure that all members have access to the equipment. Members must sign a Borrower Agreement before using all equipment and a Liability Waiver before using the laser cutter or 3D printer.
Here is the current list of hardware available for use at Do Space. Equipment that must be reserved is followed by a Book Equipment button. 3D Lab equipment details can be found on the 3D Lab page.
Carvey is a 3D carving machine that allows you to make quality objects out of a variety of materials including wood, metal and plastic. Using Carvey and our free design software, you can make your idea a reality in three easy steps. First, design your product using our software, next choose your material, then click carve. Carvey will cut your design, giving you the power of creation right from your tabletop.
The Cricut Maker handles fabrics, leather, and balsa wood with effortless precision. Cuts sewing patterns in just a few clicks. The ultimate smart cutting machine, the Cricut quickly and accurately cuts hundreds of materials, from the most delicate fabric and paper to the tough stuff like matboard, leather, and balsa wood. Pick a pattern, and Cricut Maker cuts and marks all the pieces in just a few clicks.
CRICUT EASYPRESS 2
Introducing the Cricut EasyPress 2! Get professional iron-on results without the guesswork. With its unique edge-to-edge heat plate, perfectly even heat up to 400°F, the Cricut EasyPress 2 gives you flawless transfers and lasting results. To use the Cricut EasyPress 2 all you need to do is reserve time on the Cricut Maker and ask to check out the EasyPress 2 when you check out the Cricut Maker.
DOUBLE TELEPRESENCE ROBOTS
Here at Do Space, you can reserve, learn about, and test the telepresence robots on wheels made famous by shows like “Big Bang Theory” and “Modern Family.” Officially known as a Double, these robots allow people anywhere in the world to talk to others through a speaker on the robot, view the robot’s environment via a webcam, and control the robot’s movements all from their home computers.
One Double is available for checkout, and one is available for reservation for those wishing to use it as part of a meeting.
Ever wanted to experiment with e-sewing to integrate electronics into your clothes? The HD-3000 is a heavy duty machine, perfect for a beginner or sewist looking to do a wide range of sewing.
Vacuform has many potential applications for hobbyists and entrepreneurs alike. The most common use is making custom molds for everything from plaster casting to chocolate making. It can also be used to create custom plastic shells for different kinds of crafts or custom packaging. Sculpt or 3D print a form, put it on the bed of the Formbox, heat a sheet of plastic, and push down on the handles to bring your creativity to life!
NextEngine 3D Scanner
The NextEngine 3D scanner can scan an object and create a 3D model of that object. From there you can export an OBJ file and edit it in something like Solidworks or Blender or you can export an STL for 3D printing.
TAZ Pro 3D PRINTER
The Taz Pro features two active-lifting hot ends, meaning you now have the ability to print in two colors or materials at one time! It uses hardened steel components, meaning it can use more abrasive materials than a standard out-of-the-box 3D printers. Both rigid and flexible filaments can be used without the need to change tool heads. In addition to the dual-extrusion, the Taz Pro has a full color touchscreen LCD for easy control of the printer when not connected to a computer. It also is fully auto calibrating! This printer calibrates it’s 3 axes every time you start a print to give you the best results.
UNIVERSAL LASER CUTTER
The desktop VLS2.30 is a compact and economical platform designed to be an entry level laser machine for starting your laser material processing business. It is well suited to prototype development and on-demand production and also makes a capable second machine to handle production overflow. The VLS2.30 also offers a material processing envelope of 16″ x 12″ x 4″, 768 in3. This laser cutter is available for checkout on a first-come, first-served basis, and/or is available for advance reservation.
The USCutter MH-Series Vinyl Cutter (28″) with Sure Cuts Alot Pro Design & Cut Software is a professional-quality system with extremely easy-to-use software that allows you to cut virtually any shape or design. Use your own fonts, import custom artwork or draw your own shapes to create stickers, window decals, heat transfer images, signs, wall art and more. To use the vinyl cutter bring in your design and vinyl and follow the instructions in the reference guide.